Elledge Bond Reduction Denied

A Boone County judge is issuing an order this (Tuesday) morning denying bond reduction for a man suspected in the disappearance of his wife.

24 year old, Joseph Elledge, will remain in jail on a five hundred thousand dollar bond.

He is charged with child abuse, and is a prime suspect in the disappearance and possible homicide of his wife, Mengqi Ji, who was reported missing in early October according to court records.